Researchers from the Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory are exploring how volcanic inputs are influencing ocean health in Hawaii.
Natural Disasters Archives - State of the Planet
As insurers begin to account for climate change in their wildfire risk models, premiums in scorched areas could skyrocket.
Rainfall predictions out to three weeks suggest the nation may get some relief from downpours that are hindering response and rebuilding.
If disaster strikes while you’re at work, where will your children be taken? How can you ensure your children are protected?
A new model estimates how many climate migrants there will be, where they are likely to go, and what effects they might have on the places to which they move.
Intensifying river floods caused by global warming may hamper national economies worldwide, and effects might propagate through global trade and supply networks, a new study says.
Volcanologist Einat Lev shares incredible footage of steam plumes, lava fountains, and more from the Kilauea eruption.
Volcanologist Einat Lev is tracking lava flows at Hawaii’s volcanic eruption. Here, she describes what conditions are like on the ground—and in the sky.
When disaster strikes, prisoners’ rights are often forgotten about. A new paper recommends changes that can help protect them.
A student shares her first-hand experience of the devastating storm, and discusses how New York City is building resilience—and how it could do better.